Simple Definition of dazzle
of a bright light : to cause (someone) to be unable to see for a short time
: to greatly impress or surprise (someone) by being very attractive or exciting
Full Definition of dazzle
dazzleddazzling play \-z(ə-)liŋ\
1 : to lose clear vision especially from looking at bright light
2 a : to shine brilliantly b : to arouse admiration by an impressive display
1 : to overpower with light
2 : to impress deeply, overpower, or confound with brilliance <dazzled us with her wit>
Examples of dazzle in a sentence
Elvis always dazzled his audiences.
Visitors were dazzled by the mansion's ornate rooms.
She truly dazzles in her live concerts.
Origin of dazzle
frequentative of daze
First Known Use: 15th century
DAZZLE Defined for Kids
Definition of dazzle for Students
1 : to overpower with too much light <The desert sunlight dazzled us.>
2 : to confuse, surprise, or delight by being or doing something special and unusual <The magician's tricks dazzled the audience.>
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